Events

National Public Lands Day, Community Appreciation Day & Ice Cream Social

National Public Lands Day, Community Appreciation Day & Ice Cream Social

Free


  • September 29, 2018
    11:00 am - 4:00 pm

A FEE-FREE Day of self-guided mansion tours, music, children’s programs, Smokey Bear, and more! Enjoy free ice cream during a re-creation of Gov. Gifford Pinchot’s ice cream social—the best way the U.S. Forest Service and the Grey Towers Heritage Association know how to thank the community for their support all year round. Rain or Shine. (more…)

Membership Event & Special Lecture: Outspoken!

Membership Event & Special Lecture: Outspoken!

Free event/Registration required


  • October 6, 2018
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

. OPEN TO ALL: Members and those interested in joining GTHA are welcome.  Attend the annual Membership Meeting of the Grey Towers Heritage Association and you’ll be treated to presentations on the Laurel Hill Cemetery and Fire Tower projects, along with “Outspoken!” — a special lecture by historian and author Kenneth Wolensky. As a Scholar-in-Residence at Grey (more…)

Historic Theatre: Laurel Hill Cemetery Walk

Historic Theatre: Laurel Hill Cemetery Walk

Registration required


  • October 20, 2018
    11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • October 20, 2018
    2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

This unique public program introduces you to some of the inhabitants of one of Milford’s first graveyards, Laurel Hill Cemetery, located on the grounds of Grey Towers. Dramatic, first-person readings illustrate how those buried there helped shape the community. Meet at the Visitor Pavilion in the parking lot. Wear sturdy shoes. Regular tour fees apply. (more…)

Dramatic Reading: An evening with Edgar Allan Poe

Dramatic Reading: An evening with Edgar Allan Poe

Tickets Required


  • October 27, 2018
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • October 27, 2018
    8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

“A Night With Poe” We found books by Poe in the historic library, so what better way to mark Halloween than with this annual dramatic reading by the American Readers Theatre? Appropriate for ages 13 and up. Contact info@greytowers.org or call 570–296–9625. A US Forest Service program with support from the Grey Towers Heritage Association. (more…)

“A Christmas Carol” – Four Shows!

“A Christmas Carol” – Four Shows!

Tickets Required


  • November 30, 2018
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 1, 2018
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 2, 2018
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • December 1, 2018
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Now in its 38th year! “A Christmas Carol” dramatic reading will be performed by Joe Plummer Jr., founder and director of ‘Gotta Kid To Feed Productions,’ a digital media company, and Therese Plummer, an actor and award winning voice over artist living and working in New York City. Both are the children of Joe Plummer (more…)